News & Research

Washington’s first student-built satellite preparing for launch
October 31, 2019
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Hubble captures galaxies’ ghostly gaze
October 28, 2019
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NSF invests in cyberinfrastructure institute to harness cosmic data
October 24, 2019
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Galaxy found to float in a tranquil sea of halo gas
September 26, 2019
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Plasma flow near sun’s surface explains sunspots, other solar phenomena
September 19, 2019
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Introducing VPlanet: A virtual planet simulator for modeling distant worlds across time
September 19, 2019
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KATRIN cuts the mass estimate for the elusive neutrino in half
September 16, 2019
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Landing big on Mars: A&A is researching supersonic retropropulsion, a leading technique to slow down and land large spacecrafts on Mars.
September 12, 2019
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Breakthrough Foundation honors UW researcher studying ‘exotic’ states of matter
September 9, 2019
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3 UW graduate students earn NASA fellowships, continue legacy of success
August 21, 2019
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James Webb Space Telescope could begin learning about TRAPPIST-1 atmospheres in a single year, study indicates
August 13, 2019
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First cells on ancient Earth may have emerged because building blocks of proteins stabilized membranes
August 12, 2019
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Kids re-enact moon landing in robot challenge at Univ. of Washington – and win trips to NASA sites
July 25, 2019
GeekWire

US hosts student robotics challenge Friday to mark 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing
July 17, 2019
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Ancient origami inspires new rocket leg design
July 17, 2019
Reuters

Super salty, subzero Arctic water provides peek at possible life on other planets
July 11, 2019
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Pekkanen calls “PNW as ‘Silicon Valley of space'” | Seattle Mag
July 10, 2019
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SARP wins Spaceport America Cup
July 1, 2019
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Astrobiology outreach: UW’s mobile planetarium lands at space conference
June 27, 2019
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Rocketeers from University of Washington take the prize at Spaceport America Cup
June 24, 2019
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Astrobiology takes the spotlight: Saturn’s moon Enceladus may offer a ‘free lunch’
June 21, 2019
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BARC awarded $1.2 million Washington state grant to advance composites research
June 18, 2019
Boeing Advanced Research Center

WM Launch Services wins Best Innovation/Technology in startup competition
June 14, 2019
Foster Blog

Remembering alumnus George Jeffs
June 13, 2019
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Kirsten Wind Tunnel gets a data acquisition upgrade
June 12, 2019
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University of Washington’s Husky Robotics is on a roll, as Mars rover offers students a big engineering project
June 10, 2019
GeekWire

Origami-inspired materials could soften the blow for reusable spacecraft
May 24, 2019
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Through icing research, Kirsten Wind Tunnel installs structural upgrades
May 17, 2019
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Saadia Pekkanen, the new space race (audio)
May 7, 2019
The Record with Bill Radke, KUOW (NPR member station based at the UW)

Kidney on a Chip has gone to outer space!
May 6, 2019
UW School of Pharmacy

Researchers take a bottom-up approach to synthesizing microscopic diamonds for bioimaging, quantum computing
May 3, 2019
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RAIN Lab’s research on the science of sync published in Science
April 22, 2019
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New space race: Essays from Jackson School symposium explore changing law, policy
April 19, 2019
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Soon, kidneys-on-a-chip will rocket to space station
April 19, 2019
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A&A partners with Chomorat, JCATI to advance composites and train students
April 15, 2019
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Stars and stories: UW astronomer Emily Levesque gathering material for book on ‘true tales of observational astronomy’
April 11, 2019
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Piecing together the cosmic dawn: Cloud computing credits support UW student in deciphering the early evolution of the universe
March 29, 2019
UW Information Technology

Composites work wins second Mary Gates Scholarship for John Buffalo
March 21, 2019
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UW, Microsoft, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory establish new Northwest Quantum Nexus for a quantum revolution in science, technology
March 21, 2019
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FASER detector at the Large Hadron Collider to seek clues about hidden matter in the universe
March 5, 2019
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A&A launches a CubeSat team
February 11, 2019
William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics

All the data in the sky, alerted via UW eyes
February 7, 2019
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Astronomers find signatures of a ‘messy’ star that made its companion go supernova
January 10, 2019
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Triangulum Galaxy shows stunning face in detailed Hubble portrait
January 8, 2019
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US Department of Energy awards advance fusion research at UW
January 14, 2019
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PhD student Rob Grover on his research, the InSight probe landing
January 7, 2019
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UW glaciologist gets first look at NASA’s new measurements of ice sheet elevation
December 14, 2018
UW News

SARP: Igniting a passion
December 5, 2018
UW College of Engineering

Searching for life in the great beyond
November 2018
Perspectives Newsletter | UW College of Arts & Sciences

Study brings new climate models of small star TRAPPIST 1’s seven intriguing worlds
November 20, 2018
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Women in Aerospace: Making engineering accessible to girls
November 6, 2018
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Three UW teams receive TRIPODS+X grants for research in data science
September 12, 2018
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UW polar scientists advised NASA on upcoming ICESat-2 satellite
September 10, 2018
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NSF to fund new $25M software institute to enable discoveries in high-energy physics
September 4, 2018
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Flying blind: How a drone can soar without using GPS
August 15, 2018
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Diving robots find Antarctica winter seas exhale surprising amounts of carbon dioxide
August 14, 2018
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And then there was (more) light: Researchers boost performance quality of perovskites
July 25, 2018
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Oxygen levels on early Earth rose and fell several times before the successful Great Oxidation Event
July 9, 2018
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UW part of NASA network coordinating search for life on exoplanets
June 25, 2018
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NASA, NSF expedition to study ocean carbon embarks in August from Seattle
June 21, 2018
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In the garden of an alien hunter: When Victoria Meadows needs to ponder life on distant planets, she surrounds herself with earthly vegetation
June 9, 2018
The Atlantic